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  • n. A traditional musical instrument of Laos, being a type of bamboo mouth organ.


From Lao ແຄນ (khëën). (Wiktionary)


  • On one Saturday, the band Bong Lan combined saxophone, drums and keyboard with khene (a free-reed Thai mouth organ) and seung (a four-stringed guitar) to produce Thai-Western jazz fusion.

    NYT > Travel

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